Taught by Hansen, John
Robotics Design and Innovation allows students to design, program, and test innovative technological designs related to robotic systems. Topics involve mechanics, pneumatics, control technologies, computer fundamentals, and programmable control technologies. Students design, build, and optimize robots to perform a variety of predesignated tasks. Individuals or small teams may choose to participate in organized robotic competitions or develop their own events during the course. Through this course, students will investigate exciting career and collegiate programs of study.
Recommended Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, 12
Recommended Prerequisites: none
Credits: 1 or 2 semester course, 1 credit per semester, 2 credits maximum
Counts as a Directed Elective or Elective for all diplomas